Connecting gardens, groups and growers to create a more resilient food future in Darebin

Transition Darebin food swaps cancelled until further notice

We are cancelling our 4 food swaps until further notice.  Unfortunately, given the spread of COVID-19 and the need to encourage self-isolation, we can’t safely run these events in public.  Thank you for your understanding. We encourage you to use social media or other avenues to swap food in your locality by doing porch/nature strip/front […]

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Transition Darebin Food Swaps are back!

In light of the easing of restrictions by the Department of Health and Human Services, Transition Darebin have resumed their 4 food swaps in June. Get to know your community and bring along your excess produce to swap.  Ideas: veggies, fruit, herbs, spices, seeds, seedlings, eggs, home baked goods, preserves, olives, kombucha scobies, kefir grains […]

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Open Garden and Food Swap Event

Cultivating Community is putting on a free Open Garden and Food Swap Event at Sunnyfields Community Garden in Northcote on November 30, 2014 . Throughout the day we will be giving mini workshops on composting and veggie gardening, providing a BBQ, and a food swap where people are encouraged to bring any home-made and home-grown […]

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Some great resources to help you practice collaborative food consumption…

Swap Shuffle Share – Connecting home-grown food gardeners. swapshuffleshare.com/   Sharing Abundance – Local food system to harvest and distribute otherwise wasted fruit and other produce from backyards. sharingabundance.org/   Landshare Australia – Connects those who have land to share with those who need land for cultivating food. www.landshareaustralia.com.au/index/   Darebin Fruit Squad – A community […]

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